Oregon Parenting Education Collaborative

Helping parents raise children who thrive

By Bill Graves: This research-based report tells the story about the significance of parenting skills on children's lives and how the Oregon Parenting Education Collaborative is building a statewide system to increase access to high-quality parenting... 20 pages. ©2015. | Available formats: Book

Oregon Printmakers

from the collection of Christy Wyckoff

By Josephy Center for Arts and Culture: Includes prints by 33 Oregon visual artists, work from several generations and who use a variety of print processes and visual languages to explore diverse subjects and concerns. Limited availability. 58 pages. ©2017. | Available formats: Book

Our Kids

The American Dream in Crisis

By Robert D. Putnam: Putnam begins with his high school class of 1959 in Port Clinton, Ohio. The vast majority of those students — "our kids" — went on to lives better than those of their parents. But their children and grandchildren have had harder lives amid... 386 pages. ©2015. | Available formats: Book, Kindle eBook

People Patterns 2nd Edition

By Stephen Montgomery: A very entertaining book that explores four temperaments and how they influence personal relationships. 136 pages. ©2011. | Available formats: Book, Kindle eBook

SAFE Screening Applicants for Effectiveness

Guidelines to Prevent Child Molestation in Mentoring and Youth-Serving Organizations

By Friends for Youth, Inc.: How can we best screen volunteers to ensure the safety of children? This book includes the latest in child molestation research, wisdom from decades of experience with screening volunteers, and recommendations from... 160 pages. ©2006. | Available formats: Book

Sharing the Rock

Shaping Our Future through Leadership for the Common Good

By Bill Grace: This book provides a practical model for integrating ethics into everyday life and how to make choices based on concern for all. 224 pages. ©2011. | Available formats: Book

Site

By Schneider Museum of Art, Southern Oregon University: The work of two Hallie Ford Fellows in the Visual Arts are included in this catalog from the Schneider Museum of Art at Southern Oregon University. Limited availability. 32 pages. ©2016. | Available formats: Book

Strategic Planning Workbook for Nonprofit Organizations

By B. Barry of the Amherst H. Wilder Foundation: This workbook guides you through five key planning steps and offers four different models to best suit your community’s situation. 117 pages. ©2005. | Available formats: Book, Kindle eBook

Taking Care of Your Child

A Parent's Illustrated Guide to Complete Medical Care

By Robert H. Pantell: For 30+ years, this go-to guide has helped millions of families keep their children healthy. It’s now updated with the most recent advances in health care. Look up a symptom to find an explanation of probable causes, how to treat the... 574 pages. ©2015. | Available formats: Book, Kindle eBook

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens

By Sean Covey: “Be proactive” and “Think win-win” are just two of the habits this author encourages teens to embrace. Covey’s advice follows the philosophy that actions should be based on principles, not friends or parental... 288 pages. ©2014. | Available formats: Book, Audio CD, Kindle eBook, Spanish